Ryan Reed is a freelance music/culture writer/editor. He also contributes to Rolling Stone, Relix Magazine, Revolver, Pitchfork, and other publications.
Why Def Leppard Would Rather Write Like T. Rex Than Bob Dylan
"I'd much rather write 'Hubcap diamond star halo' than 'The answer, my friend, is blowing in the wind.'"
The Beatles Are Rock’s Only Million-Selling Act So Far This Year
Queen, Imagine Dragons, Fleetwood Mac and Metallica round out Nielsen's top five from 2020's first half.
Great White Apologize for Concert With No Masks or Distancing
"Our intent was simply to perform our gig, outside, in a welcoming, small town," band said of July 9 show in North Dakota.
Brian May Says Riff Project With Tony Iommi Still Has a ‘Chance’
Queen and Black Sabbath guitarists have been teasing a collaboration since 2013.
Styx’s Tommy Shaw Plays ‘Fooling Yourself’ With Youth Orchestra
Eighty-eight musicians, all between ages 12 and 18, helped with socially distanced version of 'The Grand Illusion' hit.
Hear the Rolling Stones’ Previously Unreleased Song ‘Criss Cross’
The song is one of three previously unheard tracks from a new 'Goats Head Soup' box set.
Axl Rose Blasts Surgeon General Over Comments on Large Gatherings
Guns N' Roses singer exchanged tweets with Jerome Adams leading up to July 4 weekend.
Benny Mardones, ‘Into the Night’ Singer, Dies at 73
Singer cracked the Top 20 chart twice with his signature soft rock ballad.
The Rolling Stones Threaten Lawsuit Over Trump Using Their Songs
"If Donald Trump disregards the exclusion and persists, then he would face a lawsuit for breaking the embargo and playing music that has not been licensed," band writes.
Quiet Riot Cancel Socially Distanced Show Over ‘Health Concerns’
Molly Hatchet and Blackfoot will still perform at July 4 event.